The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Confluence skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Confluence over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Confluence
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 68 84 77
Rank change year-on-year +16 -7  
Contract jobs citing Confluence 4 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.44% 0.46% 0.14%
As % of the Application Platforms category 3.31% 2.22% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £500 £375 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% +4.16%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year -16.00% -16.66%  

Confluence is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 121 316 228
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 13.44% 20.93% 16.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 180 122
Median daily rate £375 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £555 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.07
% change year-on-year -2.85% +8.89%  

Confluence
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Confluence as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Confluence in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Confluence in Edinburgh

Confluence
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Confluence also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Confluence.

1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) jQuery
3 3 (50.00%) HTML
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) SOAP
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) OO
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
3 3 (50.00%) HTML5
3 3 (50.00%) REST
3 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) User Experience
4 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 2 (33.33%) Ansible
4 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Core Data
4 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) Puppet
4 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
4 2 (33.33%) UIKit
4 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef

Confluence
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) Liferay
2 1 (16.67%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (16.67%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (16.67%) CloudFront
2 1 (16.67%) IaaS
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (100.00%) JIRA
2 5 (83.33%) Jenkins
3 3 (50.00%) Bitbucket
4 2 (33.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (16.67%) Android Studio
5 1 (16.67%) git-flow
5 1 (16.67%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
5 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) iOS Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Android Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Tester
3 1 (16.67%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) HTML5
1 3 (50.00%) jQuery
1 3 (50.00%) JSON
1 3 (50.00%) REST
1 3 (50.00%) SOAP
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) Cocoa
2 2 (33.33%) Cocoa Touch
2 2 (33.33%) Core Data
2 2 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 2 (33.33%) UIKit
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
3 1 (16.67%) Android SDK
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Animation
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (16.67%) Android Development
4 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Kanban
4 1 (16.67%) Open Source
4 1 (16.67%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 2 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Shibboleth
1 1 (16.67%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Packer
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Apple
2 1 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) New Relic
2 1 (16.67%) SaltStack
2 1 (16.67%) WSO2